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Pediatrics for Practitioners and Emergency Medicine
Temple University School of Medicine and American Medical Seminars, Inc. , Hyatt at Sarasota Bay, 1000 Boulevard of the Arts, Sarasota, FL 34236, USA
10/25/99 - 10/29/99

20 CME credit hours Category 1 of AMA, AAFP,ACOG, AAP, and ACEP. Popular morning sessions allow participants time for study, family activities, and recreation. Detailed syllabus provided. Also home study courses and audio tapes available. See our website ( for details.

Day 1: Life Threatening Infections. (Belfer) Status Epilepticus in Children. (Belfer) Controversies in Management and Treatment of Febrile Seizures. (Belfer) Visual Diagnosis: You Make the Call. (Belfer)
Day 2: Stridor in the Pediatric Patient. (Belfer) Acute Asthma. (Joffe) Non-Traumatic Surgical Abdominal Emergencies. (Belfer) Diagnosis and Misdiagnosis of Appendicitis in Childhood. (Joffe)
Day 3: Approach to Febrile Infants & Toddlers. (Joffe) The Septic Appearing Child. (Belfer) The Spectrum of Child Abuse. (Joffe) Pediatric Emergency Case Studies. (Joffe)
Day 4: Head Injuries. (Joffe) Pediatric Orthopedics 101. (Belfer) Pediatric Poisonings. (Joffe) Pediatric Emergency Radiology: Interesting Cases (Joffe)
Day 5: Near-Drowning. (Belfer) Dilemma of the Foreign Body-Aspirated or Ingested. (Joffe) Articles That Will Change the Way We Practice Pediatric Emergency Medicine. (Belfer) Pediatric Trauma Case Management. (Joffe)

Organized by:

Temple University School of Medicine and American Medical Seminars, Inc.

Invited Speakers:

Mark Joffe, M.D., Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine; Director, Community Pediatric Medicine, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
and Robert A. Belfer, M.D., F.A.A.P., Assistant Professor, Clinical Emergency Medicine/Pediatrics, UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden; Attending Physician, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Cooper Hospital/University Medical Center.

Deadline for Abstracts:



$595 ($495 for Non-Physician/Resident)
call: 800-325-1961; 941-388-1766
fax: 941-365-7073
Email for Requests and Registration:

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